Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Meet up with driver guide at hotel lobby. Discover the George Town area where you will start your day at Chew Jetty, one among the eight clan jetties of Pengkalan Weld where the village is built on stilts. It is also one of the mural site for Ernest Zacharevic’s ‘Mirrors George Town’ project that was in conjunction with George Town Festival 2012. Then you can also visit Queen Victoria Clock Tower, Fort Cornwallis, Penang City Hall, coastline along Esplanade, Logan Heritage building, and followed by a visit to the State Museum (close for renovation until further notice) which houses a fine collection of old photographs, maps and charts. Then we pass by the colourful Little India and loustling China Town. During the tour, you get to visit our local famous hand-made pastries retail boutique, and you can taste and bring home the authentic Penang flavour that has 160 years of history. After these, we will be having lunch nearby – Nyonya Foods (pork free).
After that, we will be heading to visit Penang Hill & Kek Lok Si Temple. Along the tour, we will visit and take a short break at one of the local product/souvenir shop. Penang Hill was used as a retreat during the British colonial period, and is now a popular tourist destination in Penang. The top of the hill is accessible via the Penang Hill Railway from its base station at Hill Railway Station Road. Kek Lok Si Temple is a Buddhist temple situated in Air Itam in Penang facing the sea and commanding an impressive view, and is one of the best known temples on the island. It is said to be the largest Buddhist temple in Malaysia. After completing your tour around 4:30pm, we will send you back to your hotel. End of service.
- Fuel & Parking
- English speaking driver cum guide assistance (basic commentary only)
- Entrance Fees
- Meals mentioned – Lunch Set
- Use sedan car/ passenger van for tour
- Drinking water (1 bottle per person)
- Personal expenses
- Shopping expenses
- Tipping for driver guide
- RM280/pax (booking for 2-5pax), RM220/pax (booking for 6-10pax)
Terms & Conditions:
- Itinerary might be changed subject to weather and traffic conditions.